Atlantic City man, two teens arrested in armed robbery, shooting

A wanted man and two juveniles have been arrested in an armed robbery that wounded a man Dasheem Maldonado, 19, turned himself in at about 3 p.m. Friday, hours after police released his photo and the charges he faces, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. He is charged with robbery, aggravated assault, conspiracy and weapons offenses in … Read moreAtlantic City man, two teens arrested in armed robbery, shooting

Group ‘pops up’ with Thanksgiving for homeless

Thanksgiving will be popping up early for the homeless in Atlantic City and Pleasantville. Indra Lynn Owens and Automne Bennett started “Thanksgiving To Go” last year with a goal of reaching 300 people with their ready-made dinners. They wound up doubling that to 600, which is where this year’s goal begins. Owens and Bennett have … Read moreGroup ‘pops up’ with Thanksgiving for homeless

EHC man beaten on Halloween is back in hospital

An Egg Harbor City man brutally beaten on Halloween was headed back to the hospital Monday. Danny Peterson, 29, had his jaw broken in three places and needed 28 stitches to close up facial lacerations in the attack on Philadelphia Avenue. He was taken back to the hospital Friday after he still was unable to … Read moreEHC man beaten on Halloween is back in hospital

Vigil set to honor Atlantic City’s ‘Sonny’ Lea

A vigil will be held Tuesday outside the barbershop of an iconic community leader. William “Sonny” Lea died last week after a car crash. People will gather at 5 p.m. outside the shop at 40 N. Kentucky Ave.  to honor him. Meanwhile, family also is asking for help to lay to rest the man known … Read moreVigil set to honor Atlantic City’s ‘Sonny’ Lea